The first table below looks at the demand for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 83 78 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 14 20 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 1.32% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.41% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 29
Average daily rate
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£325 £238 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £181 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £272 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £265 £265
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £24.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1581 1423 1764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.27% 94.11% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 747 1000
Average daily rate £340 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 64 86
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £45.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -15 10 £350 +47.36% 6
Otley - - - - 2
Bradford - - - - 1
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 107 (100.00%) PHP
2 64 (59.81%) Zend
3 54 (50.47%) MVC
4 44 (41.12%) Symfony
5 41 (38.32%) JavaScript
6 31 (28.97%) HTML
7 27 (25.23%) MySQL
8 25 (23.36%) TDD
9 24 (22.43%) CodeIgniter
9 24 (22.43%) CSS
10 22 (20.56%) Java
11 21 (19.63%) jQuery
12 20 (18.69%) Drupal
12 20 (18.69%) OO
13 18 (16.82%) OOP
14 17 (15.89%) E-Commerce
15 16 (14.95%) Jenkins
16 14 (13.08%) PHP5
16 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (11.21%) Apache
17 12 (11.21%) LAMP
17 12 (11.21%) SQL
17 12 (11.21%) HTML5
18 11 (10.28%) Web Services
18 11 (10.28%) Unit Testing
19 8 (7.48%) Magento
19 8 (7.48%) Internet
20 7 (6.54%) Scrum
20 7 (6.54%) Linux
21 6 (5.61%) SOAP

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (18.69%) Drupal
2 12 (11.21%) Apache
3 6 (5.61%) SugarCRM
4 5 (4.67%) Moodle
4 5 (4.67%) CMS
5 4 (3.74%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 8 (7.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) Internet
2 3 (2.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.23%) MySQL
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (14.95%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.61%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.67%) Hudson
3 5 (4.67%) Selenium
3 5 (4.67%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.80%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.93%) Behat
General
1 1 (0.93%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (41.12%) Symfony
2 31 (28.97%) HTML
3 24 (22.43%) CodeIgniter
3 24 (22.43%) CSS
4 21 (19.63%) jQuery
5 12 (11.21%) LAMP
5 12 (11.21%) HTML5
6 11 (10.28%) Web Services
7 6 (5.61%) SOAP
8 5 (4.67%) CSS3
8 5 (4.67%) RESTful
8 5 (4.67%) XML
9 3 (2.80%) Sass
9 3 (2.80%) REST
9 3 (2.80%) Zend Framework
10 2 (1.87%) LESS
11 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.93%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.87%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.93%) Open Source
3 1 (0.93%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.54%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
2 1 (0.93%) Android
2 1 (0.93%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (50.47%) MVC
2 25 (23.36%) TDD
3 20 (18.69%) OO
4 18 (16.82%) OOP
5 17 (15.89%) E-Commerce
6 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (10.28%) Unit Testing
8 7 (6.54%) Scrum
9 6 (5.61%) Software Engineering
9 6 (5.61%) OO PHP
10 4 (3.74%) Release Management
10 4 (3.74%) Web Development
10 4 (3.74%) BDD
11 2 (1.87%) Web Usability
12 1 (0.93%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) PHP
2 41 (38.32%) JavaScript
3 22 (20.56%) Java
4 14 (13.08%) PHP5
5 12 (11.21%) SQL
6 4 (3.74%) Ruby
7 3 (2.80%) Python
7 3 (2.80%) C++
8 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 64 (59.81%) Zend
2 4 (3.74%) Twitter
3 3 (2.80%) Facebook
3 3 (2.80%) Google